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Street Gang: How We Got to Sesame Street

Saturday, Jun 12 at 1:00 pm

Dir. Marilyn Agrelo. 2021, 107 mins. DCP. With Jim Henson, Jon Stone, Joan Ganz Cooney, Frank Oz, Caroll Spinney, Bob McGrath, Matt Robinson, Sonia Manzano, Emilio Delgado. Marilyn Agrelo’s documentary explores the hearts and minds of the creators, artists, and educators who established one of the most influential and enduring children’s series in television history. With exclusive behind-the-scenes footage and over 20 original interviews, Street Gang: How We Got to Sesame Street introduces audiences to the gang of visionaries who set out to entertain and educate young minds by harnessing the power of television with furry characters, catchy songs, and a diverse cast. Rated: PG